The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C# .NET Developer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 94 63
Rank change year-on-year +5 -31  
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 24 43 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.12% 1.50% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.58% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 52
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.20% +7.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £37.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year +16.77% +10.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2016 2728 2532
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.16% 95.09% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1260 1535 1478
Median daily rate £400 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +7.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 76 164
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £36.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in the West Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in the West Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in the West Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -3 11 £350 +1.44% 8
Coventry +1 3 £265 -26.89% 8
Herefordshire - 3 £300 -
Staffordshire -2 2 £315 - 7
Warwickshire +9 1 £350 -12.50% 2
Solihull +7 1 £325 -
Walsall - 1 £300 -
C# .NET Developer
England

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) C#
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 28 (52.83%) ASP.NET
3 27 (50.94%) MVC
3 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (41.51%) HTML
5 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
6 19 (35.85%) SQL
7 17 (32.08%) AngularJS
8 16 (30.19%) CSS
9 14 (26.42%) .NET Framework
10 13 (24.53%) Scrum
11 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (20.75%) WCF
12 11 (20.75%) TDD
13 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
13 10 (18.87%) Web Services
13 10 (18.87%) jQuery
13 10 (18.87%) HTML5
14 9 (16.98%) Entity Framework
14 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (16.98%) XML
14 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
15 7 (13.21%) WPF
15 7 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (11.32%) SOLID
16 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.55%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.89%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) MySQL
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (11.32%) Subversion
4 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.66%) Moq
4 3 (5.66%) NUnit
4 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.77%) Selenium
6 1 (1.89%) Maven
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
1 3 (5.66%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Back Office
2 1 (1.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (52.83%) ASP.NET
3 22 (41.51%) HTML
4 17 (32.08%) AngularJS
5 16 (30.19%) CSS
6 14 (26.42%) .NET Framework
7 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (20.75%) WCF
9 10 (18.87%) HTML5
9 10 (18.87%) jQuery
9 10 (18.87%) Web Services
10 9 (16.98%) Entity Framework
10 9 (16.98%) XML
11 7 (13.21%) WPF
12 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (9.43%) Angular 2
13 5 (9.43%) CSS3
14 4 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (50.94%) MVC
2 13 (24.53%) Scrum
3 11 (20.75%) TDD
4 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.32%) SOLID
6 5 (9.43%) BDD
6 5 (9.43%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (9.43%) Front End Development
6 5 (9.43%) Web Development
7 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.66%) OO
7 3 (5.66%) OOD
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.77%) CRM
8 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.77%) Microservices
8 2 (3.77%) SDLC
8 2 (3.77%) SOA
8 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
3 19 (35.85%) SQL
4 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
4 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.77%) Java
7 1 (1.89%) C
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Google
2 2 (3.77%) Telerik
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago